ENGAGE IN STEAM

Opportunities for you to enrich your education with STEAM

Explore STEAM Opportunities!

Bookmark this electronic newsletter!

It will be updated regularly as new opportunities for you are presented. What you do in your spare time (extracurricular activities) matter!

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Protect you Digital Identity

5 Surefire Ways to Protect Your Online Privacy

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Girls Inspiring Real Leadership in STEAM (GIRLS) Conference

G.I.R.L.S Conference

Saturday, Oct. 26th, 9am-2:30pm

1120 Eastlake Parkway

Chula Vista, CA

  • The Girls Inspiring Real Leadership in STEAM (GIRLS) event is intended for all middle/high school students who wish to learn more about STEAM and the skills to be a leader.
  • Experts in STEAM will be presenting and work-shopping with attendees. Students will learn about college opportunities and career paths available in STEAM.
  • Come and gain abilities in public speaking, leadership, and communication!
  • Lunch and empowerment will be provided for students.


Parents are welcome too!


**CHECK IN BEGINS AT 8:30**


Registration LINK HERE

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Are you a gamer?

Do you like technology?

This program might be of interest to you.

Robotics is offered at all SUHSD schools. Check it out!


More information HERE.

VEX Robotics Competition Tower Takeover: 2019 - 2020 VRC Game

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SBPS 2018 Highlights
On Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 teams of students from grades 3 through 12 will lay siege to Eastlake Middle School in Chula Vista, California for the fourth annual South Bay Pumpkin Smash “Game of Throws.”


Get your team ready!


More details and registration information HERE

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Are you a High School student taking Advanced Placement STEM classes?

National Math Science Initiative (NMSI) Grant

AP Math, AP Science, AP English, & AP Computer Science courses.

High schools involved:


BVH, CVH, ELH, HTH, MVH, MOH, OLY, ORH, SOH, & SUH

This message is for you!


Learn more about SUHSD and NMSI - HERE.

Make sure to take advantage of the FREE NMSI Student Study Sessions, click on the link that corresponds with your cluster:




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Sweetwater STEM Research Fair

AKA "Science Fair"

Back in the good old days, we used to have "Science Fairs", but in an effort to reflect the wide variety of project categories involved in the fair, we ere upgrading, revamping, and renaming our traditional science fair into "STEM Research Fair" to capture what the fair is all about - playing, discovering, and researching with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)


This event will take place in February 2020 - Start planning & Be part of the change!

Get a partner and start looking into a STEM project for the fair.

Stay informed with updates HERE.

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10th San Diego STEAM Maker Festival

Come explore the very best of San Diego Education with 100's of schools, vendors, & makers. Hands on activities for all ages.


Date and Time: Sat, December 7, 2019 - 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM PST

Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds (2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd Del Mar, CA 92014)


More details and link to purchase tickets at http://www.sansmf.org/

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University of California San Diego (UCSD) Extension: iOS programming for high school students

Through the course of this program, high school students become proficient in iOS, a mobile operating system developed by Apple Inc. exclusively for use with its hardware, including iPhone, iPad and iTouch. iOS serves as the foundation for dynamic end user interactivity such as swiping, tapping and pinching.


Full details HERE

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STEAM programs and activities in San Diego

San Diego as a STEM-rich region needs to be ready for the challenges and opportunities of tomorrow. The San Diego STEM ECO System connects the community with regional STEAM events and programs. Find a STEAM Opportunity for you today! HERE.

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A last thought...

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Follow us on Twitter @SUHSD_STEAM & share your STEAM news in Twitter #sweetSTEAM

or email the STEAM Programs Coordinator to share your SUHSD STEAM programs, activities, and events at jesus.ulloa-higuera@sweetwaterschools.org

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SUHSD Board Members

Paula Hall, Kevin J. Pike, Nicholas Segura, Arturo Solis, Frank A. Tarantino

Dr. Karen Janney -Superintendent-

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